The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.73% 6.25% 3.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.50% 17.31% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate £305 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.09% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £303 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.NET
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 36.36% 36.11% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 21
Average daily rate £425 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Watford region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Watford

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Watford region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) WCF
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) Ajax
6 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Web Development
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
7 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
7 2 (18.18%) iPad
7 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
7 2 (18.18%) iOS SDK

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Architect
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (9.09%) IT Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) Ajax
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 2 (18.18%) iOS SDK
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Kendo UI
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
1 2 (18.18%) iPhone
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 2 (18.18%) RIA
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) B2B
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 2 (18.18%) Logistics
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
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